Thursday May 4, 4:54 pm Eastern Time
Company Press ReleaseSOURCE:
VistaSource and Digital Creations Team for Launching New Site
BOSTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- VistaSource, Inc. and Digital Creations
(www.digicool.com) of Fredericksburg, VA, today announced the launch of the
VistaSource Web site powered by the Open Source Zope application server.
VistaSource, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Applix Inc. and a leading
provider of productivity and analytic applications for the Linux and ASP
markets. Digital Creations is the publisher of Zope (www.zope.org), the
premiere Open Source application server for creating dynamic on-line content.
``When Applix launched VistaSource as a subsidiary last month, we had less
than seven days to create a dynamic, content-rich Web site,'' said VistaSource
president Bernie Thompson. ``Also, Applix wanted us to switch from our
proprietary application server to a more powerful Open Source package. Zope
offered us a scaleable content management solution that fit into our multiple-
author, simple workflow model. Our Zope-powered VistaSource site delivered
over 120,000 hits the first day without breaking a sweat.''
``VistaSource is a leader in Linux appliations, and their positive
experience is a good example of the power of Zope,'' said ``Paul Everitt,''
mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org, CEO of Digital Creations. Zope delivers a powerful,
easy-to-use application server with a fast time-to-market and return on
Zope is the leading Open Source application server, specializing in
content management, portals, and custom solutions. VistaSource joins the
roster of high profile web-based businesses using Zope including ZapMedia.com,
BeOpen.com, and Healtheon/WebMD. Digital Creations provides Zope solutions
through consulting, technology partnerships, and other services.